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BBC Symphony Orchestra

Penny Gore presents the BBC Symphony Orchestra playing Rachmaninov and Mahler on tour in Japan.

Penny Gore presents the second of a week of concerts by the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers, including the Symphony Orchestra on tour in Japan and Switzerland with Chief Conductor Sakari Oramo. Today they're at Tokyo's famous Suntory Hall.

Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor
2.35pm - Mahler: Symphony No 5
Yu Kosoge (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Sakari Oramo

3.50pm
Hindemith: Der Schwanendreher - concerto for viola and small orchestra
Eivind Holtsmark-Ringstad (viola)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Douglas Boyd.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Tue 1 May 2018 14:00

Music Played

  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 18

    Performer: Yu Kosuge. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Yu Kosuge

    AC_Wk 18_Tue_BBC SO_Encore Rachmaninov Lilacs

  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No. 5

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Andante Festivo

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Paul Hindemith

    Der Schwanendreher

    Performer: Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad. Performer: Sioned Williams. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Douglas Boyd.

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